Haliaeetus leucoryphus (Pallas’ Sea Eagle)

Pallas’ Sea Eagle

Dutch: Witbandzeearend

Order: Falconiformes
Family: Accipitridae
Genus: Haliaeetus
Species: Haliaeetus leucoryphus

Male bird. Many thanks to the Royal Belgian institute of natural sciences, Brussels, for allowing us to photograph this specimen.

Side, top and bottom view of skull. (Click on image to enlarge)

Length: 111 mm
Length cranium: 59 mm
Width (cranium): 53 mm
Height (cranium): 37 mm
Alternative names: Pallas’s Fish Eagle (en) Bindenseeadler (German), Pygargue de Pallas (French), Pigargo de Pallas (Spanish)